New York Downed 6-1 By Atlanta - Johan Santana Takes Loss
Atlanta moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 6-1 win against the New York Mets at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Ben Sheets, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Freddie Freeman in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Johan Santana worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andres Torres in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 8-6 in the game.
Atlanta heads into a battle against San Francisco. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.